Chapter 18.40
RR RURAL RESIDENTIAL DISTRICT Revised 8/18

Sections:

18.40.010    Intent.

18.40.020    Use regulations. Revised 8/18

18.40.030    Standards.

18.40.010 Intent.

This district is intended for low density residential development and other compatible uses in areas where community sewer and water systems may or may not be available. (Ord. 88-010 § 2, 1988. 2004 Code § 18.20.010.)

18.40.020 Use regulations. Revised 8/18

A. Permitted Uses. In the RR, rural residential district, permitted uses are:

1. Accessory uses;

2. Bed and breakfast homestay;

3. Bed and breakfast residence;

4. Church buildings;

5. Domestic livestock on lots of not less than 80,000 square feet in area;

6. Home occupations;

7. Livestock, urban;

8. Market garden;

9. Single-family detached dwellings;

10. Two-family attached dwellings.

B. Conditional Uses. In the RR, rural residential district, conditional uses are:

1. Airports, heliports and aircraft landing fields, and related buildings essential in the operation of such uses;

2. Animal and veterinary hospitals;

3. Cemeteries;

4. Communications tower, major;

5. Communications tower, minor;

6. Community garden, neighborhood;

7. Day care facilities;

8. Domestic livestock;

9. Group homes;

10. Guesthouse, one per lot, and only on a lot with an existing single-family detached dwelling or, where permitted, an existing mobile home;

11. Kennels, minor, on lots of not less than 80,000 square feet in area;

12. Mobile homes;

13. Multifamily dwelling with no more than three dwelling units, on lots of not less than 80,000 square feet in area;

14. Professional offices;

15. Public utility and service uses including, but not limited to: fire stations, transfer stations, neighborhood dumpsters, public dumping sites, electric substations, gas regulator stations, telephone exchanges, sewage treatment plants, well and water pumping stations, water filtration plants, water reservoirs, and other similar uses. These uses do not include the installation and maintenance of utility lines which are permitted uses in all zoning districts;

16. Residential cluster development;

17. School buildings;

18. Trade/technical/vocational school. (Ord. 2018-12 § 4, 2018; Ord. 2017-21 § 7, 2017; Ord. 2014-44 § 2, 2014; Ord. 2012-58 §§ 2, 4, 6, 2013; Ord. 2012-22 § 6, 2012; Ord. 2009-05 § 7, 2009; Ord. 94-046 § 5, 1994; Ord. 89-099 § 7, 1990; Ord. 88-010 § 2, 1988. 2004 Code § 18.20.020.)

18.40.030 Standards.

In the RR, rural residential district, geometric standards are:

A. Lot Area. Lot area shall not be less than 40,000 square feet.

B. Required Yards for Buildings.

1. Front yard shall not be less than 25 feet;

2. Side yard shall not be less than 25 feet;

3. Rear yard shall not be less than 25 feet.

C. Building Height. Unlimited.

D. Exceptions to Yard, Lot Area, and Building Height Requirements. See Chapter 18.96 FNSBC.

E. Parking. See Chapter 18.96 FNSBC.

F. Signs. See Chapter 18.96 FNSBC. (Ord. 2016-12 § 3, 2016; Ord. 88-010 § 2, 1988. 2004 Code § 18.20.030.)